Innovative healthcare social media technology application, DoctorNow, has won the PharmAccess Innovative Healthcare Service Provider of the Year award. The award is one of the categories in the recently concluded 2018 Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Awards event.
An elated Olumoyowa Kolade, who spoke on the ingenuity DoctorNow has brought to healthcare delivery service in Nigeria, said, “We are excited and believe DoctorNow recognition will continue to encourage us in our mission to ensure easy access of primary and specialist health care advice online by leveraging readily available and affordable care, using appropriate technology and thus, creating and delivering convenient, confidential and reliable digital healthcare services. This will eventually improve health outcomes across Nigeria.”
The Country Director of PharmAccess Nigeria, Njide Ndili, congratulated DoctorNow on winning this award in a very competitive category. “We hope this recognition will continue to spur on healthcare technology innovation in Nigeria. Continuous innovation and adoption of technology, especially mobile technology, is the only way to reach and achieve scale for the underserved and those with little or no access to healthcare.”